Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah reaches out to shake a hand on the West Front of the Capitol in Washington, Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, as he arrives for the ceremonial swearing-in ceremony for President Barack Obama during the 57th Presidential Inauguration. Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss. is at left. (AP Photo/Win McNamee, Pool)
Declaring “our work begins today”, President Barack Obama vowed to “finished what we started” four years ago as hundreds of thousands of inauguration-goers gathered on the historic National Mall in anticipation of his oath-taking for a second term.